Started 10 of 12 games, all at right tackle for the Aggies ... missed the Auburn and Missouri games due to a sprained knee suffered against ULM ... provided protection for the SEC’s top passing attack, which led the conference in passing yards and touchdowns ... team ranked No. 5 in scoring and No. 6 in total offense ... Aggies allowed 25 sacks (2.1 per game), while attempting 479 passes (39.9 per game).
Started in all 13 games on the offensive line … named to the Sporting News Freshman All-America team … blocked for the powerful Aggie offense, which was one of only three teams to rank in the top 10 nationally in scoring, passing and total offense … offense additionally ranked first in the nation in first downs offense and in the top 25 nationally in completion percentage, 3rd down conversion percentage, 4th down conversion percentage and team passing efficiency … blocked for 2012 Heisman Trophy winner and 2013 finalist Johnny Manziel, allowing him to attain a 69 percent completion rate, pass for 4,114 yards and 37 touchdowns and lead the team in rushing yards with 759.
Coached by Mark Byrd at Houston Westside HS … first-team All-Greater Houston by the Houston Chronicle in 2011 … earned second-team All-State honors by the Associated Press and first-team All-District 20-5A honors … recorded 96 pancakes as a senior, and also blocked a kick … ESPN rated him as a 4-star recruit and the No. 26 guard prospect … rated as a 4-star recruit and the No. 14 guard nationally by 247sports.com … rated as a 4-star recruit and the No. 15 guard nationally by Scout.com … SuperPrep ranked him as the No. 102 player in Texas and the No. 20 offensive lineman in Texas … ranked No. 22 on the Austin American-Stateman’s Texas Fab 55 … chose A&M over offers from Arkansas, Arizona, Missouri, Oklahoma State, and Mississippi State.
Germain Ifedi is the son of Ben and Victoria Ifedi … born June 2, 1994 ... construction science major.